Montreal this morning: The heat is still on
The C2MTL conference runs through Thursday. The guest list features 72 speakers including Martha Stewart, David Suzuki, P.K. Subban, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Muhammad Yunus and Governor General David Johnston. They will join executives and ...
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WeAreTheCity (press release) (blog)
This year, speakers include Nobel Peace prize winners Muhammad Yunus and Kailash Satyarthi. The first day will focus on Women Entrepreneurs, including women-led innovation, social entrepreneurship and technology, inspiring stories from female ...
How LendUp is working to dismantle Payday Lending
In 2001, I read a book called Banker to the Poor by Muhammad Yunus. Yunus pioneered the concept of microfinance — small loans for entrepreneurs who do not qualify for traditional banking. He created the Grameen Bank in Bangladesh, and then an ...
Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus to speak in Montreal on May 26
yunus A conference on “Social business: Opportunities to tackle social issues” headed by Dr. Muhammad Yunus, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2006 and founder of the Grameen Bank, will be held on Thursday, May 26, at 3:00 p.m. at HEC Montréal.